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blueBlack Miner's Basin Road (FS#065)

Trail

2.9 mile 4.7 kilometer point to point
70% Runnable
Intermediate/Difficult

Elevation

Ascent: 1,797' 548 m
Descent: 0' 0 m
High: 9,703' 2,957 m
Low: 7,906' 2,410 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 12% (7°)
Max Grade: 29% (16°)

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Trail shared by Victor Mariano

Miner's Basin Road (FS#065) is accessible from the La Sal Mountain Loop Road.

Victor Mariano

Features Fall Colors · Views · Wildlife

This road, and often times the entire La Sal Mountain Loop Road, are closed during winter.

Description

Miner's Basin Road is a dirt forest service road. It is accessible from the La Sal Mountain Loop Road (paved). The road is used by mountain bikers and runners to access the Miner's Basin Trail. As with other FS roads in the area, there are some great views of Castle Valley from Miner's Basin Road.

Miner's Basin Road and Miner's Basin Trail is a grueling climb of almost 1,800 feet. of elevation gain in three miles!

Flora & Fauna

You may see elk, deer, and black bear while on this road.

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Jun 6, 2018
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